Progressive and innovative, with a focus on excellence in client care we offer the full range of legal services. We have solicitors in commercial property, corporate and commercial, dispute resolution, employment, family, inheritance protection, residential property and conveyancing, crime and charity law.
We have been established in the Berkshire community for 125 years and have offices in Newbury, Thatcham, Maidenhead and London. Our determination to always move with the times ensures we keep delivering results for our clients. Legal situations can be stressful, but we are committed to giving clients peace of mind.
Assisting with the full range of commercial property issues and act for a wide variety of national and independent clients on matters including site acquisitions for development, refinancing work and acquisitions and disposals of shops, offices and factories.
Giving support to businesses in the region and beyond, with company commercial matters including mergers and acquisitions, restructuring and reorganisation, lending and refinancing and commercial contracts.
Representing a wide range of clients from individuals to large organisations in litigious matters and aim to make the process as smooth as possible, whilst achieving the best outcome for the client. Litigation might be around a commercial, property or personal dispute or perhaps in relation to probate issues brought by beneficiaries including family members or charitable beneficiaries.
Acting for individuals and businesses, including representing employees in the employment tribunal and in negotiating settlements. We also work with employers to update contracts and policies, manage HR issues, such as redundancy exercises, performance management, grievance and disciplinary procedures.
Experts in taking clients through often what is a difficult time and tenacious in pursuit of clients’ interests, the team give peace of mind that everything will be done to get the best outcome. The team can advise in relation to divorce and separation, child arrangements, financial arrangements, pre-nuptial and co-habitating agreements and deal with cases involving complex assets and overseas interests/parties.
If you are considering making your own Will, need advice on assisting a relative in making one, or are handling the estate administration of a loved one, the legal considerations and processes involved can be complex and daunting. We can give you the information and support you need, offering specialist help.
Working with clients to achieve timely completions, whilst ensuring all issues have been checked and addressed. Clients tell us we go above and beyond what’s expected of us. We also train others on topics such as top tips for first time buyers and tips for those buying property to let.
Whether due to planned events or unforeseen crisis such as a health and safety incident, clients may on occasion require an adviser to help mitigate against adverse outcomes. We recognise the value of reputation and work proactively to ensure reputation remains protected. Reputational risk may also be required if an employee has been accused of a criminal offence, and in this regard we are able to offer expertise, reputation and discretion.
Our experienced charity law team advises individuals and organisations on establishing new charities, reconstruction of existing organisations and tax efficient giving. We also advise charities on a range of legal issues.